American Heart Month

During this month, the American Heart Association educates Americans about cardiovascular disease.

http://www.americanheart.org

February 7th

National Wear Red Day

For all the women you know who have been affected by cardiovascular disease, participate in National Wear Red Day

http://www.goredfrowomen.org

February 10-16

Random Acts of Kindness Week

This week raises awareness about kindness and invites people to give and receive kindness daily.

http://www.randomactsofkindness.org

February 14th

Valentine’s Day

St Valentine’s Day celebrates the feast of two Christian martyrs of this name.  One a priest and physician, another the bishop of Terni   Another Valentine, the bishop of Terni, is said to have been beaten and beheaded in Rome, Italy, 269 AD.  It is also National Donor Day, celebrated on the day of love and organ donation is the gift of life.

http://www.organdonor.gov

February 17th

Presidents’ Day

Observes the birthdays of George Washington (Feb. 22) and Abraham Lincoln (Feb. 12).  A Monday Holiday Law is a day to honor all former presidents of the US.